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Why is Sugar Bad For Teeth?

We all know consuming too much sugar in your diet is harmful. However, too much sugar is also bad for your oral health. Sugars and starches left in the mouth attract harmful bacteria. These bacteria feed on sugars and create…

What Are the White Spots On My Teeth?

Have you just finished braces treatment but have white spots in the middle of each tooth? Do you notice white spots on some of your teeth, even if you haven't completed orthodontic treatment? White spots on teeth are a sign…

Lumineers vs. Porcelain Veneers

Do you have stained or yellowed teeth? Maybe you have a crooked or damaged tooth that you want to cover with a restoration. Dental veneers and lumineers are options for patients with damaged, crooked, and discolored teeth. If you want…

Q&A: Dermal Fillers

Did you know that your dentist can provide fillers to add volume to your face and erase wrinkles? Our cosmetic dentists are trained to provide expert care to meet patients' goals. Dermal fillers are injectables that smooth the skin and…

What is Solea Sleep?

Do you or your partner snore frequently? 37 million Americans regularly snore. Snoring not only interrupts others but can also leave snorers at risk of developing further problems. Oftentimes, snoring can also be an indicator of sleep apnea. Sleep apnea…

Why Should You Choose LIFESmiles?

At LIFESmiles, we are passionate about helping patients of all ages. From cosmetic care like teeth whitening and dental veneers to full implant restorations, we can meet our patient's needs under one roof. Here you can read patient testimonials for…

How Can I Maintain Excellent Oral Health At Home?

Do you want to learn the best ways to care for your smile? Are you maintaining your oral health at home, but still dealing with dental problems? Here you can learn how to care for your oral health at home…

Why Patients Prefer Invisible Braces

Do you have crooked teeth? Are you suffering from a crossbite, underbite, or overbite? If so, you have plenty of orthodontic treatment options to choose from. Often, patients will avoid pursuing their orthodontic treatment options because they do not want…

The Benefits of Implant-Secured Dentures

At LIFESmiles Family & Cosmetic Dentistry, we strive to provide our patients with the most advanced dental care solutions that modern dentistry has to offer. This include providing patients missing all or most teeth with the option to replace a…

FAQ: Porcelain Veneers in Boise, ID

With warmer weather just around the corner, it's time to start thinking about your smile goals. Whether you want to improve the uniformity of your smile or achieve a complete smile makeover, porcelain veneers are an excellent option to consider.…